Local attractions

Torri Superiore is located at the foot of the Ligurian Alps, in a small valley crossed by the beautiful Bevera torrent. The climate is mild throughout the year, with temperate winters and cool summers, perfect for stays dedicated to walking, hiking and relaxing. The local vegetation is evergreen, a tangle of Mediterranean scrub, century-old olive trees, holm oaks, lemons, oranges, mimosas and brooms.

The Monte Grammondo (1300m), with the Rifugio Gerry is immediately behind us, and the Balcony Path connects Torri with the villages of Collabassa, Airole, Rocchetta Nervina and Villatella. It is possible to go canyoning in the gorges and waterfalls of the Bevera torrent, which was born in France, and forms natural pools and pools suitable for summer bathing in different points.

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In the nearby village of Torri (250 inhabitants) you can find other interesting examples of medieval vernacular architecture, the church and an old mill used as a museum. Starting from Torri it is possible to do many excursions on foot.

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Torri is also in a great location for car trips. From here you can easily reach many Italian and French towns including Dolceacqua, Perinaldo, Bajardo in Val Nervia, Bordighera and Sanremo on the Riviera dei Fiori, and Menton, Monaco and Nice on the French Riviera. Still in France, the famous Valle delle Meraviglie is about an hour towards Tenda, and on the Piedmontese side of the Alps the Limone ski slopes are an hour and a quarter by train.

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